WoRMS taxon details

Staphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758)

216890  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216890)

accepted
Species
Cypraea staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Staphylaea staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216890 on 2018-06-24
Date
action
by
1997-08-08 05:35:53Z
created
2010-10-02 22:08:23Z
changed

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basis of record Verdcourt, B. (1954). The cowries of the East African Coast (Kenya, Tanganyika, Zanzibar and Pemba). Journal of the East Africa Natural History Society 22(4) 96: 129-144, 17 pls. [details]   

additional source Lorenz F. & Hubert A. (2000) A guide to worldwide cowries. Edition 2. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 584 pp.
page(s): 212-213 [details]   

additional source Burgess, C.M. (1985) Cowries of the World. Gordon verhoef, Seacomber Publications, South Africa, Cape Town. XIV + 289 pp.
page(s): 232 [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Burgess, C.M. (1970). The Living Cowries. AS Barnes and Co, Ltd. Cranbury, New Jersey. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofCypraea staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758) Drivas, J.; Jay, M. (1987). Coquillages de La Réunion et de l'Île Maurice. Collection Les Beautés de la Nature. Delachaux et Niestlé: Neuchâtel. ISBN 2-603-00654-1. 159 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofCypraea staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758) Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Orr J. (1985). Hong Kong seashells. The Urban Council, Hong Kong [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Synonymy Possibly a synonym of Staphylaea limacina <179>. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English stippled cowrie [from synonym]  [details]